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Cupping used by Michael Phelps and other 2016 Rio Olympic athletes for recovery.

Cupping is a highly effective pain management and recovery technique that is utilized at the Virginia Pain & Wellness Center as part our integrated healthcare approach.   The internet was recently buzzing due to the fact that many of the 2016 Rio US Olympics were seen on TV with cupping marks on there bodies.  The Olympic athletes are using to cupping to help aid in there recovery for the 2016 Rio Olympic games.  Cupping is a technique that should only be performed by a trained professional.  At the Virginia Pain & Wellness Center, cupping is performed by our licensed and board certified acupuncturist.  Check out the articles here regarding the 2016 Rio Olympic athletes and cupping:

  1.  http://www.cnn.com/2016/08/08/health/cupping-olympics-red-circles/
  2. http://www.espn.com/olympics/swimming/story/_/id/17243814/2016-rio-olympics-marks-michael-phelps-body
  3. http://www.eurosport.com/swimming/rio/2016/rio-2016-olympics-stars-stripes.-and-spots-usas-cupping-technique-as-used-by-michael-phelps_sto5712497/story.shtml

Call the Virginia Pain & Wellness at 571-926-8918 to schedule a cupping session today!

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Virginia Pain & Wellness

1800 Town Center Dr, Suite 315
Located in the Hospital Center Medical Plaza
Reston, VA 20190
Call us: 571-926-8918

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